Unfortunately, Illinois finished in the top 10. Public universities are supposed to over a cheaper alternative to in-state students than public universities and, while they still do, sending a student to an in-state public school still offers a whack to the wallet.
With information culled from the Chronicle of Higher Education, we give you the ten states with the highest average public school tuition.
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